DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
 
Harold PARKER | Orpheus
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PARKER, Harold
England 1873 – Australia 1962-04-23
Australia 1876-96; England 1896-1930 with visits to Australia 1911 and 1921-22; Australia from 1930
Orpheus 1904
Sculpture
bronze
cast bronze, patinated
marble base
sculpture 43.6 (h) x 15.0 (w) x 17.5 (d) cm
signed and dated between feet of Orpheus, inscribed, "Harold Parker/ 1904"
Gift of William Richard Cumming 1984
NGA 1985.421
VIEW: Article | PROVENANCE | REFERENCES
  • Ken Scarlett, Australian sculptors, Melbourne: Thomas Nelson, 1980

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  • Judith McKay, ‘Harold Parker’, Australian dictionary of biography, vol. 11, Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1988
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  • Judith McKay, Harold Parker: Sculptor, Brisbane: Queensland Art Gallery, 1993
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  • Christopher Wray, Arthur Streeton: Painter of light, Wilton: Jacaranda Wiley, 1993.

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